2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
    Jul 24, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

Special Education K-12, License in Education but not in Special Education, M.Ed.


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Program Requirements

Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university. Overall minimum GPA of 2.7 (3.0 preferred) on 4.0 scale for all undergraduate work or minimum 3.0 on 4.0 scale in last 60 hours of study which may include no more than 12 hours graduate study. Provide scores from either the GRE general section or the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) taken within the last five years. The GRE or MAT are not required for applicants with a cumulative 3.0 or above GPA baccalaureate degree or a master’s degree from an accredited institution. Applicant must submit three letters of recommendation and must hold an “A” level initial teaching license.

Guided Electives: 6 Credits


Students without licensure in Special Education should take SPED 515  and SPED 518  as their guided electives. Students may apply for initial license in SPED: General Curriculum after completing above courses and after successfully completing the required PRAXIS II Exams (5511 OR 0511 and 5543 OR 0543).

Concentration: 6 Credits


Choose one of the following concentration options in consultation with an advisor.

Product of Learning: 3 Credits


Total Credit Hours: 33


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